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Asian Women's Handball Championship

 

Asian Women's Handball Championship

Asian Women's Handball Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2015 Asian Women's Handball Championship
Sport Handball
Founded 1987
Inaugural season 1987
Continent Asia (AHF)
Most recent champion(s)  South Korea (12th title)
Most titles  South Korea (12 titles)

The Asian Handball Nations Championship is the official competition for senior national handball teams of Asia and takes place every two years. In addition to crowning the Asian champions, the tournament also serves as a qualifying tournament for the World Championship.

Contents

  • Summary 1
  • Medal table 2
  • Participating nations 3
  • Notes 4
  • See Also 5
  • References 6

Summary

Year Host Final Third place match
Champion Score Runner-up Third place Score Fourth place
1987
Details

Amman

South Korea
34–24
China

Japan
26–9
Syria
1989
Details

Beijing

South Korea
No playoffs
China

Japan
No playoffs
Chinese Taipei
1991
Details

Hiroshima

South Korea
No playoffs
Japan

China
No playoffs
North Korea
1993
Details

Shantou

South Korea
43–26
China

North Korea
25–21
Japan
1995
Details

Seoul

South Korea
No playoffs
China

Japan
No playoffs
Chinese Taipei
1997
Details

Amman

South Korea
No playoffs
China

Japan
No playoffs
Uzbekistan
1999
Details

Kumamoto

South Korea
No playoffs
China

Japan
No playoffs
North Korea
2000
Details

Shanghai

South Korea
33–23
Japan

North Korea
24–18
China
2002
Details

Almaty

Kazakhstan
27–25
South Korea

China
29–23
Japan
2004
Details

Hiroshima

Japan
No playoffs
China

South Korea
No playoffs
Chinese Taipei
2006
Details

Guangzhou

South Korea
No playoffs
China

Japan
No playoffs
Kazakhstan
2008
Details

Bangkok

South Korea
35–23
China

Japan
39–16
Thailand
2010
Details

Almaty

Kazakhstan
33–32
South Korea

China
26–25
Japan
2012
Details

Yogyakarta

South Korea
40–22
China

Japan
21–20
Kazakhstan
2015
Details

Jakarta

South Korea
36–22
Japan

China
28–25
Kazakhstan

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  South Korea 12 2 1 15
2  Kazakhstan 2 0 0 2
3  Japan 1 3 8 12
4  China 0 10 4 14
5  North Korea 0 0 2 2
Total 15 15 15 45

Participating nations

Nation
1987

1989

1991

1993

1995

1997

1999

2000

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

2012

2015
Years
 China 2nd 2nd 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 4th 3rd 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd 2nd 3rd 15
 Chinese Taipei 5th 4th 5th 6th 4th 5th 5th 7th 5th 4th 7th 11
 Hong Kong 5th 8th 2
 India 7th 6th 8th 8th 7th 5
 Indonesia 11th 9th 2
 Iran 7th 8th 9th 6th 4
 Japan 3rd 3rd 2nd 4th 3rd 3rd 3rd 2nd 4th 1st 3rd 3rd 4th 3rd 2nd 15
 Jordan 6th 1
 Kazakhstan 5th 5th 1st 4th 5th 1st 4th 4th 8
 Kuwait 12th 1
 North Korea 4th 3rd 4th 3rd 5th 5th 6
 Qatar 10th 1
 South Korea 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 3rd 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 15
 Syria 4th 1
 Thailand 4th 7th 2
 Turkmenistan 6th 10th 2
 Uzbekistan 4th 7th 9th 6th 6th 5th 6
 Vietnam 6th 1
Total 6 5 5 7 4 5 5 7 7 4 4 10 8 12 9

Notes

1.^ Played in January 2000.

See Also

References

  • Asian Handball Federation
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